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Image for Traité d'ostéologie tous les os de l'adulte & du foetus. Volumre 2 (plate)  volume only.

Traité d'ostéologie tous les os de l'adulte & du foetus. Volumre 2 (plate) volume only.

By: Alexandre Monro as republished in French by Marie Thiroux d'Arconville.

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Paris, Chevalier: 1759

Edition: First French

Seller ID: 1013

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Chevalier. Very Good. 1759. First French. Thiroux d'Arconville's great improvement upon Monro's Anatomy of the Humane Bones (1726). A very good impression on thick paper. Moisture mark to top left near image on eight plates not affecting image (request additional images). Disbound, naked boards & lacking spine.; Folio 17 x 23 inches; xxii,212;213-14[i],317,62 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

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Liber canonis medicine cum castigationibus Andree Bellulensis

By: Avicenna

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Brussels, 1971

Seller ID: 3486

Condition: Near Fine


Brussels. Near Fine. 1971. Publisher's full brown sheep with decorative blindstamping to covers and spine.. Circa 898 pages (446 paginated leaves). A very nice copy without bookplates or markings. Please expect extra postage for overseas orders. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; [vi,][446] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring  [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar  in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

De Ontleedkundige Plaaten van B.Eustachius, met eene verklaaring [verklaring] derzelve, vervaardigd onder toezicht van A.Bonn. Hoogleraar in de Ontleed- en Heelkunde aan de Doorlugtige School te Amsterdam.

By: Bartolomaeus Eustachius

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, J.B. Elwe: 1798

Seller ID: 1604


Amsterdam: J.B. Elwe. 1798. 47 plates on 41 sheets in the original wraps; lacking front wrap and free fly. A clean crisp copy.; Folio 10x16.5 in; 257x415; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Bibliotheca anatomica, sive recens in anatomia inventorum thesaurus  locupletissimus, in quo integra atque absolutissima totius corporis humani  descriptio, ejusdémque oeconomia è praestantissimorum quorúmque  anatomicorum tractatibus singularibus, tum hactenus in lucem editis, tum  etiam ineditis, concinnata exhibetur. Adjecta est partium omnium  administratio anatomica, cum variis earundem praeparationibus  curiosissimis. (2 vols.)

Bibliotheca anatomica, sive recens in anatomia inventorum thesaurus locupletissimus, in quo integra atque absolutissima totius corporis humani descriptio, ejusdémque oeconomia è praestantissimorum quorúmque anatomicorum tractatibus singularibus, tum hactenus in lucem editis, tum etiam ineditis, concinnata exhibetur. Adjecta est partium omnium administratio anatomica, cum variis earundem praeparationibus curiosissimis. (2 vols.)

By: Daniel Le Clerc, Jean-Jacques Manget, William Harvey, Jan Swammerdam, Caspar Bartholin, Marcello Malpighi, Lorenzo Bellini, Francis Glisson, Theodor Kerckring, Reinier de Graaf, Frederik Ruysch, Theodorus Aldes, Drelincourt & others

Price: $3,300.00

Publisher: Geneva, Johan. Anthon. Chouet & Davidis Ritter: 1699

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 3149

Condition: Very Good


Geneva: Johan. Anthon. Chouet & Davidis Ritter. Very Good. 1699. Second Edition. Full vellum with titles inked to spines. 6 raised bands. Red speckled edges. Fissure in vellum at front hinges, but quite firm. Wine colored stain to front cover of vol. II near spine. Many foldout plates. Late 17th century compilation of medical specialties. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 1072; 1223 pages; All shipm... View more info

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The American Journal of the Medical Sciences Volumes 65 thru 80

By: Elwe, Jan Barend

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry C. Lea: 1873-1880

Seller ID: 937

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea. Very Good. 1873-1880. 1/2 Sheep Cloth Covered Boards. Wagner Bros. bookbinders stamp to end paper. Contiguous Volumes 65-80. Ex-libris; gift plate on front pastedown; gift of Byron Stanton, MD (Civil War surgeon in the 1st Ohio Light Infantry and 120th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, Superintendent of the Northern Ohio Lunatic Asylum and founder of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists), whose name also appears on the bindi... View more info

Image for An Introduction to Physiology, Being a Course of Lectures Upon the  Important Parts of the Animal Oeconomy In which the Nature and Seat of  many Diseases is pointed out, and explained; their curative Indications  settled; and the necessary Connexion between regular Practice, and a  Knowledge of the Structure and Uses of the Parts is evinced, and  illustrated.

An Introduction to Physiology, Being a Course of Lectures Upon the Important Parts of the Animal Oeconomy In which the Nature and Seat of many Diseases is pointed out, and explained; their curative Indications settled; and the necessary Connexion between regular Practice, and a Knowledge of the Structure and Uses of the Parts is evinced, and illustrated.

By: Flemying, Malcolm

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, J. Nourse: 1759

Seller ID: 843

Condition: Very Good


London: J. Nourse. Very Good. 1759. Full calf. Full calf binding; morocco label. Illegible stamp to title page ;book plate of Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland to front pastedown; chips to head of spine; corners bumped and rubbed; still an attractive copy in the original calf.; 8vo ; 396 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced  Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies,  whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to  country people.  containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and  secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with  the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the  English-wines, or Metheglin .  In a Rowfant binding.

The Family Physitian, or a Collection of Choice, Approved & Experienced Remedies for the Cure of almost all diseases incident to Humane Bodies, whether internal or external, useful in families, and very serviceable to country people. containing some hundreds of considerable receipts and secrets of great value, with observations of great cures: together with the true English wine-celler, and the right method of making the English-wines, or Metheglin . In a Rowfant binding.

By: George Hartman

Price: $2,880.00

Publisher: London, Richard Wellington: 1696

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1608

Condition: Very Good


London: Richard Wellington. Very Good. 1696. First. "... with a collection of the choicest and safest cosmetick remedies for preserving the beauty and complection of ladies, never before publish’d." Bound in full burgundy morocco about 1910 by the ephemeral Rowfant bindery. Chips to head of spine; light foxing throughout; tear from folding frontispiece of distilling apparatus (not affecting image); otherwise very good. Includes remedies for the Plague a... View more info

Image for Pictorial Album of the First Over There: "Album de la Guerre." Five  Hundred [Cleveland Clinic] Photographs, Seventy Drawings, and Thirteen  Articles by Members of Base Hospital No. 4, U.S.A. serving with the  British Forces on the Somme Front. and Mobile Hospital No. 5, U.S.A.  Serving in the Meuse - Argonne Sector.  Number 32 of only 50 copies.

Pictorial Album of the First Over There: "Album de la Guerre." Five Hundred [Cleveland Clinic] Photographs, Seventy Drawings, and Thirteen Articles by Members of Base Hospital No. 4, U.S.A. serving with the British Forces on the Somme Front. and Mobile Hospital No. 5, U.S.A. Serving in the Meuse - Argonne Sector. Number 32 of only 50 copies.

By: George W. Crile, Frank E. Bunts, Caroline H. Armington, Cleveland Clinic

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Scientific Illustrating Studios: 1919

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1634

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland, Ohio: Scientific Illustrating Studios. Very Good. 1919. Limited Edition. Cloth. 117 pages, numerous photographs & drawings. Limited to one thousand copies of which this is number 926 but further limited to one of only fifty copies (this being # 32) with pencil-signed copy of a Caroline Armington frontispiece etching of "The First American Flag Hoisted by the First AEF Military Contingent." Recounts history of Base Hospital Number 4 & the beginnin... View more info

Image for Joh. Alphonsi Borelli Neapolitani matheseos professoris, De motu  animalium, pars prima. Editio nova, a plurimis mendis repurgata, ac  dissertationibus physico-mechanicis de motu musculorum, et de  effervescentia, et fermentatione, clarissimi viri Joh. Bernoullii  matheseos professoris Basileensis, aucta, & ornata. WITH second part.

Joh. Alphonsi Borelli Neapolitani matheseos professoris, De motu animalium, pars prima. Editio nova, a plurimis mendis repurgata, ac dissertationibus physico-mechanicis de motu musculorum, et de effervescentia, et fermentatione, clarissimi viri Joh. Bernoullii matheseos professoris Basileensis, aucta, & ornata. WITH second part.

By: Giovanni Alfonso Borelli and Johann Bernoulli

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Hagæ Comitum, Petrum Gosse: 1743

Seller ID: 3700

Condition: Very Good


Hagæ Comitum: Petrum Gosse. Very Good. 1743. [ii], [iv], [ii], 228, [xviii]; [ii], 253, 45. Two parts together in later binding of brown paper covered board. Gilt particulars to green label to spine. All edges painted teal. Bookplate of the Library of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland to front pastedown; their purple stamp occasionally throughout including to title pages. With several folding plates to rear of book. A nice clean copy without further m... View more info

Image for Hippocratis Medicorum Omnium Principis Epidemion Liber Sextus, A Leonardo  Fuchsio medico latinitate donatus, & luculentissima enarratione  illustratus, iam recens non æstimandis uigilijs ab autore recognitus,  multis[que] in locis auctus, ac in lucem editus

Hippocratis Medicorum Omnium Principis Epidemion Liber Sextus, A Leonardo Fuchsio medico latinitate donatus, & luculentissima enarratione illustratus, iam recens non æstimandis uigilijs ab autore recognitus, multis[que] in locis auctus, ac in lucem editus

By: Hippocrates

Price: $6,000.00

Publisher: Basel, Johann Bebel & Michael Isingrin: 1537

Seller ID: 3553

Condition: Very Good


Basel: Johann Bebel & Michael Isingrin. Very Good. 1537. Full embossed calf. Latin translation and commentary by Leonhard Fuchs. [6], 188, [5] (of [6]) leaves; lacks last leaf (blank or with device?). Folio, original blind-tooled calf over wooden boards, rebacked, free endpapers renewed; few minor marginal repairs. Basel: Johann Bebel & Michael Isingrin. Pastedowns in cannibalized manuscript vellum in two layers, the first of which is Aristotle's Topica, in the Lat... View more info

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The American Journal of the Medical Sciences Volumes 1 thru 48

By: Isaac Hays

Price: $2,325.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lea & Blanchard: 1841-1864

Seller ID: 936

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard. Very Good. 1841-1864. Original sturdy half calf. A handsome set. Ex-libris; gift plate on front pastedown; due date flyer tipped onto rear fly; perforated library stamp on title page. This set the gift of Byron Stanton (Civil War surgeon in the 1st Ohio Light Infantry and 120th Ohio Volunteer Infantry and founder of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists), whose name also appears on the spines. ; Stout 8vo ; Al... View more info

Image for L'Art des Accouchemens. Revue, corrigee, et augmentee. Volumes I & II.

L'Art des Accouchemens. Revue, corrigee, et augmentee. Volumes I & II.

By: J. L. Baudelocque

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Mequignon: 1796

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 3530

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Chez Mequignon. Very Good. 1796. Third Edition. Full worn brown calf. Red morocco label with gilt particulars to spine of volume I, which is lacking bottom quarter of spine covering. Volume II completely lacking spine covering. Loss to bottom right corner of volume II half title (not affecting text). Complete with 17 folding plates. Plate VI with a closed tear to the lower left margin (not affecting image); plate XVI significantly creased. Foxing throughout.... View more info

Image for Gold as a Remedy in Disease Notably in Some forms of Organic Heart  Disease, Angina Pectoris, Melancholy, Tedium Vitae, Scrofula, Syphilis,  Skin Disease and as an Antidote to the Ill Effects of  Mercury

Gold as a Remedy in Disease Notably in Some forms of Organic Heart Disease, Angina Pectoris, Melancholy, Tedium Vitae, Scrofula, Syphilis, Skin Disease and as an Antidote to the Ill Effects of Mercury

By: James Compton Burnett

Price: $760.00

Publisher: London, Homoeopathic Publishing Company: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3338


London: Homoeopathic Publishing Company. 1879. First Edition. vi, erratum, 156, 4 (ads)pp. Publisher's embossed, bevelled boards; gilt title to cover & spine pansy-brown coated end-papers. Chip to head of spine; donation label to front pastedown and faint stamp at p.1 & 156 (Medical & Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland);chip to front fly, otherwise Very Good.; 4.5 X 6.7 inches; vi, [i], 156, [4 ads] pages; Additional images and further information provided upon reque... View more info

Image for Anatomie du corps humain: avec des remarques utiles aux chirurgiens dans  la pratique de leurs operations ... Two volumes, forty plates.

Anatomie du corps humain: avec des remarques utiles aux chirurgiens dans la pratique de leurs operations ... Two volumes, forty plates.

By: Jan Palfin

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Guillaume Cavelier: 1726

Seller ID: 1395

Condition: Very Good


Paris: Chez Guillaume Cavelier. Very Good. 1726. Hardcover. Professionally re-backed full calf. First published in Dutch in 1718, this is the first French edition. Two volumes bound as one with 40 sur blanc hors texte engraved anatomical plates. ; Octavo; 370, [ii], 40 plts pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

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A Practical Treatise on Organic Diseases of the Uterus Being The Prize Essay to which The Medical Soiciety of London Awarded the Fothergillian Gold Medal For 1843

By: John C. W. Lever

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, David L. Proudfit: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2449

Condition: Very Good


New York: David L. Proudfit. Very Good. 1845. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarter calf with gilt title to spine. Describes 41 different medical cases pertaining to diseases of the uterus with which the author personally dealt. Chipping to head & tail. Marbled boards. Foxing throughout. Otherwise a nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for A Practical Treatise on Organic Diseases of the Uterus: Being The Prize  Essay to which The Medical Society of London Awarded the Fothergillian  Gold Medal for 1843.

A Practical Treatise on Organic Diseases of the Uterus: Being The Prize Essay to which The Medical Society of London Awarded the Fothergillian Gold Medal for 1843.

By: John C. W. Lever

Price: $180.00

Publisher: New York, David L. Proudfit: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2450

Condition: Very Good


New York: David L. Proudfit. Very Good. 1845. First Edition. Hardcover. Full cloth. Foxing throughout. Describes 41 different medical cases pertaining to diseases of the uterus the author personally dealt with. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for The Natural History of the Human Teeth: Explaining Their Structure, Use,  Formation, Growth and Diseases [And:] A Practical Treatise on the Diseases  of the Teeth; intended as a supplement to the Natural History of those  parts

The Natural History of the Human Teeth: Explaining Their Structure, Use, Formation, Growth and Diseases [And:] A Practical Treatise on the Diseases of the Teeth; intended as a supplement to the Natural History of those parts

By: John Hunter

Price: $1,650.00

Publisher: London, Printed for J. Johnson: 1778

Seller ID: 2473

Condition: Very Good


London: Printed for J. Johnson. Very Good. 1778. Full calf. Disbound with losses to back board and spine. 2 parts in 1 volume. Illustrated with sixteen (16) copper-plates. Title page detached. Title page with "Property of the New York Hospital" broadly written followed by label declaring "Dupilcate Exchanged/ L.L. Vandervoort, Lib[rarian]" with slight loss of paper resulting in attempt to remove same. First part is second edition. Second part is fir... View more info

Medical Botany: or, Illustrations and Descriptions of the Medical Plants of the London, Edinburgh and Dublin Pharmacopoeias: Comprising a Popular and Scientific Account of all those Poisonous Vegetables, that are Indigenous to Great Britain.

By: John Stephenson & James Morss Churchill . Edited by Gilbert Burnett.

Price: $3,400.00

Publisher: London, John Churchill: 1834

Seller ID: 3658

Condition: Very Good


London: John Churchill. Very Good. 1834. Three Volume Set. London, 1834-1836. 235 x 150 mm with 187 (2 of which are unnumbered second plates to plants) very nicely hand-coloured engraved plates. Contemporary half green- black morocco; raised gilt-foliated bands; marbled edges. A handsome, sound, usable set.; Royal Ocvavo; Additional images and further information provided upon request. Please note this set will require additional postage. ; All shipments through US... View more info

The Natural History and Diseases of the Human Teeth. Second enlarged edition with 23 copper engraved plates.

By: Joseph Fox

Price: $1,800.00

Publisher: London, E. Cox & Son: 1814

Edition: Second Edition, Enlarged

Seller ID: 4223

Condition: Good


London: E. Cox & Son. Good. 1814. Second Edition, Enlarged. Modern black cloth; bookplate of Benjamin Ackerman to front pastedown; some prefatory text pages document-taped; lacks explanatory text for final plate of part two; title page soiled, otherwise very good with clean impressions. Enlarged edition with 13 copper engraved plates to part one and an additionl 10 plates accompanying part two (Diseases and Artificial Teeth). ; Quarto 28 x 23 cm; [xiii],100,13pl [i... View more info

Image for The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (1861 -  1865). 4 Volume set being Part I, volumes 1 & 2 and Part II, volumes 1 & 2.

The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (1861 - 1865). 4 Volume set being Part I, volumes 1 & 2 and Part II, volumes 1 & 2.

By: Joseph K. Barnes

Price: $1,100.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1870-1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2448

Condition: Very Good


Washington: Government Printing Office. Very Good. 1870-1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 2 parts in 4 volumes. Part First being the Surgical Volume; Part Second being the Medical Volume. Bound in blue cloth; gilt title to spine. Copiously illustrated throughout with diagrams and full-color plates depicting different types of injuries. An exhaustive study of thousands of medical cases of all kinds during the times of the American Civil War. Slight foxing throughout, o... View more info